Pendant

Object Number: 
1941.546
Date: 
1896
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Metal mechanical campaign pendant; inscription changes when lever at top of pendant is moved down; inscribed when lever is up "SOUND MONEY/MEANS/A DOLLAR/WORTH/100 CENTS/MCKINLEY, HOBART/AND PROSPERITY"; reverse depicts image of an eagle; inscribed "I'M ALL RIGHT/PAT-APP-D FOR"; inscribed when lever is down "FREE SILVER/MEANS/A DOLLAR/WORTH/50 CENTS/BRYAN,SEWALL/AND ADVERSITY"; reverse depicts image of an eagle; inscribed "WHERE AM I AT?/PAT-APP-D FOR"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Eva L. Guernsey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group